Anthony Walton is the CEO and founder of Iliad Solutions.  A veteran of 25 years in the payments industry he started his career with the software division of Stratus Computer (S2).  This led him to work in Frankfurt, Germany where he founded his first company DNA in 1996 with the intention of bringing an open system switch and test tools to the payments market. Following a merger with EPS GmbH in 2001 these products (ASx and ASSET) were acquired by ACI in 2004.